Friday, January 25, 2008

Answer: VizD Challenge Week of 1/21/08

Congratulations to Vorbau, this week's VizD winner.

Thank you to everyone who participated!

Vorbau is the winner of $5

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1. What is the diagnosis?
2. What is the most common initial presentation of this condition?

1. This is deep superficial frostbite resulting from true tissue freezing
A sensation of numbness with accompanying sensory loss is the most common initial complaint

VizD is a weekly contest of an interesting or pathognomonic image from emergency medicine. Its goal is to integrate learning into a fun and relaxed environment. All images are original and are posted with the consent of the patient. For more information please refer to the following link.

1 comment:

Adam said...

Please email me at to receive your $5 prize.